Keywords: Children's Activities
|Playground feature - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting John Lawson Park in West Vancouver. The film contains footage of the proposed playscape model for the playground as well as footage of the completed playground with children playing on it. The film also documents an interview between two unidentified men at the playground. [between 1968 and 1973]. Item # MI-110
Keywords: Children; Children's activities; Playgrounds; Parks; Architectural models
|City Lights Etc. - William Gardner|
Item is an amateur film documenting Vancouver city lights at night in 1964, including several neon signs and Theatre Row on Granville Street. The film also contains snow scenes and footage of the William Gardner family at Capilano Road in North Vancouver in December 1964 and January 1965, and footage of the family at their West Vancouver home between May and July 1965. [1964-1965]. Item # MI-122
Keywords: Snow; Children; Children's activities; Families; Family recreation; Businesses; Advertisements; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.)
|City of playgrounds - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting people participating in recreational activities in Montrealâs parks. Some of the recreational activities documented in the film include childrenâs playground activities, a parade, races, baseball, tug-of-war, swimming, gymnastics, ice-skating, hockey and a toboggan run. . Item # MI-120
Keywords: Parks; Children; Playgrounds; Baseball; Swimming; Skating; ice; Hockey; ice; Children's activities; Tug of war; Gymnastics; Bands; Crowds
|River Valley Rhythms 10-31-2013 - Stephan Allison|
10-31-2013 HalloweenSuzanne Elliot, of the Russell Library, fills us in on all the great arts & humanities offerings the library has and presents on a regular basis, and they do it at no cost to the patron.www.russelllibrary.org860.347.2528, main desk860.344.8479, children's library deskJevetta Steele "Calling You (Bagdad Cafe Soundtrack Version)" from "Calling You (Bagdad Cafe Soundtrack Version)" (1990)Kate & Anna McGarrigle "Matapedia" from "Matapedia" (1996) on Hannibal (USA)
Keywords: Russell Library; Suzanne Elliot; arts & humanities month; music; theater; writers; authors; children's activities; WESU; 88.1 fm; Middletown; CT; RVR; River Valley Rhythms; Stephan Allison; conversations
|Playground films - special events - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting various recreational activities and special events taking place in park playgrounds in Vancouver. The film contains footage of special events such as the 1967 Sandbox Project, the Annual Kids Fishing Derby, and the Soap-box Derby. The recreational activities documented include baseball, children's fishing, Ukrainian dancing, outdoor ballet dancing, boxing, bicycle riding, basketball, volleyball, outdoor gymnastics, children's games, and musical performances...
Keywords: Boxing; Cycling; Ballet; Children's activities; Competitions; Dancing; Hiking; Playgrounds; Tug of war; Baseball; Fishing; Basketball; Volleyball; Gymnastics; Games; Music; Children; Ceremonies; Parades; Bagpipes; Dinners and dining; Trophies; Schools
|Sawmill fire and Jake Loeppky family - Jake Loeppky|
Item is an amateur film documenting family life and a sawmill fire in Vancouver. The film consists of home movie footage filmed by Jake Loeppky, including footage of Queen Elizabeth Park, the Stanley Park Zoo, children playing at the family home in Burnaby, children swimming, and the family entertaining at home. The film also includes footage of a logging camp, a large dam, bears, and people waterskiing...
Keywords: Fire engines and equipment; Firefighters; Fires; Forestry; False Creek (Vancouver; B.C.); Children; Children's activities; Family recreation; Gardens--Formal and botanical; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.); Zoo animals; Bears; Logging; Dams; Water skiing; Swimming; Parties
|Our people at play - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.). Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting people participating in recreational activities in Vancouver's parks. The recreational activities shown in the film include tennis, lacrosse, cricket, baseball, soccer, golf, lawn bowling, ice skating, rugby, football, field hockey, sunbathing, swimming, children's finger painting, ballet dancing, boys woodworking, girls arts and crafts, girls indoor basketball, bingo, bag piping, and dancing...
Keywords: Tennis; Lacrosse; Cricket; Baseball; Soccer; Golfing; Lawn bowling; Skating; ice; Rugby; Football; Hockey; grass; Sunbathing; Swimming; Children's activities; Basketball; Dancing; Archery; Railroads - Passenger cars; Open-air theatres; Bagpipes; Games; Parks; Recreation facilities; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
Downloads: 259 (1 review)
|Stanley Park highlights - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.). Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting Stanley Park including recreational activities and special events in the park. The film contains footage of traffic entering Stanley Park, Lions Gate Bridge viewed from the park, totem poles, as well as scenes of trees and flower gardens that show the park in bloom. The film documents people engaging in a variety of the parkâs recreational activities as well such as horse back riding, walking, playing cricket, purchasing ice-cream from the ice-cream stand,...
Keywords: Parks; Playgrounds; Beaches; Children; Crowds; Families; Men; Women; Bridges; Children's activities; Railroads--Passenger cars; Flowers; Trees; Seawalls; Zoo animals; Birds; Swans; Golfing; Cricket; Horsemanship; Runners; Swimming; Sunbathing; Track and field; Racetracks; Totem poles; Royal visits; Recreation facilities; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
Downloads: 204 (1 review)
|Our outdoor heritage - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting Vancouverâs parks in 1940. This film names Vancouver the âPlayground City of the North Westâ and contains footage of Stanley Park, Connaught Park, Douglas Park, Devonshire Park, Shaughnessy Park, Memorial West Park, Memorial South Park, Almond Park, Hastings Community Park, Grandview Park, Trout Lake, Queen Elizabeth Park, Tatlow Park, Thornton Park, Hadden Park, Burrard View Park, Maple Grove Park, Sunset Nursery, Victory Square Park, Beaver Lake Park a...
Keywords: Boats and boating; Forests; Trees; Flowers; Park buildings; Parks; Lawn bowling; Golfing; Tennis; Cricket; Animals; Birds; Bears; Concerts; Picnics; Games; Lagoons; Totem poles; Bridges; Swimming pools--outdoor; Playgrounds; Crowds; Children; Families; Sunbathing; Swimming; Diving; Boats and boating; Sailboats; Rowboats; Dancing; Children's activities; Recreation facilities; Lakes and ponds; Beaches; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
Downloads: 196 (1 review)
|Focus on Expo - one inch master - Aug. '86 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
Aug. 1986. This item consists of video transfers of film footage shot at Expo 86. The raw footage was transferred to video and edited on tape into a finished production. According to the donor this is the original of the final production with sound and image combined. "Vancouver - Focus on Expo 86" was released August 1986 as a video postcard. Film featuring highlights of Expo 86 . Includes royal visit, highlights of USA, USSR, China, GM, Canada, BC, Folklife pavillions...
Keywords: Royal visits; Royalty; Expo 86; Pavilions; Cityscapes; Vancouver (B.C.)--Aerial photographs; Vancouver (B.C.); Vancouver (B.C.)--Celebrations; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.); Crowds; Parades; Police on horses; Signs and signboards; Boats and ships; Ferries; Transit and transportation; Transit and transportation--Rail transit; Transit systems; Transportation; Statues; Children; Musicians; Dancers; Children's activities; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Police; Amusement parks; Canoes and canoeing